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All-Inclusive Nova Scotia Trip

Unique learning programs designed for travelers age 50+! 

Embrace the colorful history of one of the most wild and wonderfully varied Canadian Maritime provinces on this journey to Nova Scotia. Delve into the history of the port city of Halifax and the Old Town of Lunenburg — a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Gain insight into the intriguing Celtic and Acadian cultures, including their music and customs, and absorb the coastal natural beauty that awaits.

What's Included

  • All lodgings & most meals
  • Expert-led lectures & field trips
  • All gratuities
  • Hands-on Experiences and Performances
  • Road Scholar Assurance Plan

Favorite Experiences in Nova Scotia:

  • Discover the picturesque fishing village of Peggy’s Cove and explore historic Lunenburg’s narrow streets and colorful waterfront.
  • Step back in time to 1744 at the Fortress of Louisbourg, a National Historic Site; learn about the battle between the French and the English for control of North America.
  • Enjoy fresh local delicacies such as lobster and mussels; and revel in East Coast traditional music and entertainment at a local toe-tapping Ceilidh.


A university of the world, Not-for-Profit Road Scholar has been leading global educational adventures for adults for nearly 50 years.

Our programs are all-inclusive educational adventures, not superficial tours. When you explore with us, you’ll have a deep, thought-provoking experience delivered by faculty experts on site.

Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel, the not-for-profit world leader in educational travel since 1975.